What was the Total Amount? If

A certain amount was divided between A and B in the ratio 4:3. If B’s share was Rs.4800, the total amount was:

  1. Rs.11,200
  2. Rs..6400
  3. Rs.19,200
  4. Rs.39,200
Harsh Vardhan Professor Asked on 27th July 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer: (1) Rs.11, 200
    Explanation:-
    Let the amount of A = 4 X  & amount of B = 3 X
    B’s share = 3 X =  Rs.4800
    3 X = 4800
    X = 4800/3
    X = 1600
    Then, he total amount = 4 X + 3 X
    = 7 X = 7 x 1600
    = Rs.11, 200
    Hence, the answer is (1) Rs.11, 200.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 27th July 2015.
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